The annual herb walk 2018
Date & Time:27th May 2018, 2pm - 4pm
Cost:£10.50 plus booking fee
Location:Bentley Priory Nature Reserve
1 Old Lodge Way
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A chance to immerse yourself in nature and learn about the medicinal properties of plants growing all around us.
This walk is lead by Varsha, a qualified medical herbalist, and she will share her knowledge of identifying medicinal plants and tell you all about how they can be used for everyday health issues. The science and traditions of these amazing plants will enable you to make meaningful connections with them and truly understand their powers.
You will have the chance to ask questions and get to know your local herbalist too.
The pace of the walk will be a gentle stroll and it is suitable for all ages.
- Accompanied Children Under 16 Free
Booking essential via Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-annual-herb-walk-2018-tickets-35655945894
Herb walk disclaimer
This walk is provided for pleasure and education purposes only. The walk is scheduled to last between 20 minutes to 2 hours and will cover a maximum of 1 ½ miles. The terrain is uneven and may be muddy in places, it is not recommended for individuals with limited mobility. Minors should be accompanied by their parents or guardians. The walk should only be undertaken if you feel well enough to do so and are wearing suitable clothing and sturdy footwear.
Plants which are traditionally used to treat various medical conditions will be referred to. These references are for general information purposes only and do not infer any type of treatment recommendation.
Many edible and medicinal plants will be pointed out and discussed. Some wild plants are poisonous and accurate identification is essential prior to picking any plants and ingesting them. Ingestion of any plant material is done so completely at your own risk. It is possible (although rare) for individuals to have an allergic reaction to certain wild edible plants. No liability is accepted for such occurrences. If you are pregnant or may be pregnant you are advised against eating any wild plants, which you have not had previous exposure to.
No liability is accepted for any independent actions taken or not taken as a result of information provided on this walk.
About the host
Mrs Varsha Soneji BSc (Hons) Herbal Medicine